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7th Annual Skateboarding Hall of Fame Inductees

7th Annual Skateboarding Hall of Fame Inductees

7th Annual Skateboarding Hall of Fame Inductees and Icon Award Recipients, Announced by IASC and ISHOF Encinitas, Calif. (April 2016) – The International Association of Skateboard Companies (IASC) and the International Skateboarding Hall of Fame (ISHOF) are proud to announce this year’s Skateboarding Hall of Fame inductees: Skip Frye (1960s), Ty Page (1970s, Era One), Steve Alba (1970s, Era Two), Eddie Elguera (1980s, Era One), Tommy Guerrero (1980s, Era Two), Ed

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SURFER Presents El Niño’s Wake

SURFER Presents El Niño’s Wake

SURFER announces the premiere dates and locations of El Nino's Wake, a new surf film that features the world's best enjoying the West Coast winter's epic waves.

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Roark Revival at SAID Space, Encinitas

Roark Revival at SAID Space, Encinitas

Roark Revival‘s Pop-Up Shop Grand Opening at SAID Space, Encinitas The grand opening of  the Roark Revival Pop-Up Shop at Said Space in Encinitas took place Thursday April 14, 2016 featuring revivalist and skateboarder Jamie Thomas along with photographer Dylan Gordon. They shared images from Roark’s strange journey through Northern Vietnam that inspired Roark’s Spring/Summer 2016 collection of goods. Photography

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IASC Unveils Guest Speakers for the Ninth Annual Skateboarding Summit

IASC Unveils Guest Speakers for the Ninth Annual Skateboarding Summit

The International Association of Skateboard Companies announces Amy Jo Martin as the keynote speaker and releases the guest speaker lineup for the ninth annual IASC Skateboarding Summit in Anaheim, Calif.

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Etnies and Element Collaborate for Earth Day

Etnies and Element Collaborate for Earth Day

Etnies and Element come together and hold a best trick contest in celebration of Earth Day Etnies and Element have two good reasons to celebrate tomorrow: Earth Day AND the launch of their collaboration. Tomorrow, Friday April 22nd, the two brands will come together at Active Ride Shop in Costa Mesa to host a best-trick

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World’s First Female Big Wave Contest Announced

World’s First Female Big Wave Contest Announced

World’s first Female Big Wave Contest announcement for the 2016-17 season | Making history and paving path to equality for women in surfing HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., April 20, 2016 – Female surfers have been fighting an uphill battle for decades seeking equality in the male-dominated sport of surfing.  Recent years have seen progress, but there’s still

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Great day at the beach for the Bethany Hamilton and Alana Blanchard Third Annual Keiki Classic

Great day at the beach for the Bethany Hamilton and Alana Blanchard Third Annual Keiki Classic

The third annual Bethany and Alana Keiki Classic brought an exciting day of surfing and beach games to the community this past Sunday, April 17th at Pine Trees, Hanalei, Kauai.

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Dew Tour To Host New Summer Skateboarding Event in Long Beach

Dew Tour To Host New Summer Skateboarding Event in Long Beach

Mountain Dew and TEN: The Enthusiast Network announced the 2016 Dew Tour will kick off in Long Beach, Calif on July 23-24 with new, progressive skate contest formats and consumer experiences.

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Weekly Grind | WSL Big Wave Awards, Mtn. Bike World Cup, & FIA World Rally Championships

Weekly Grind | WSL Big Wave Awards, Mtn. Bike World Cup, & FIA World Rally Championships

What’s Happening This Week in Action Sports| April 18, 2016 This Saturday, April 23, 2016, WSL will host the Big Wave Awards at The Grove Theatre in Anaheim, California. It’s the Oscars of big wave surfing, celebrating the heaviest hitters in categories that include Wipe-Out of the Year, Rider of the Year, and Best Big

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Southeast Oakley Surf Shop Challenge Hits Florida

Southeast Oakley Surf Shop Challenge Hits Florida

Southeast Oakley Surf Shop Challenge hits Florida Tuesday, April 19th CARLSBAD, Calif., April 19, 2016 – The 2016 Oakley Surf Shop Challenge lands at Paradise Beach Park, Melbourne, Fla. on Tuesday, April 19th for the Southeast stop of the seven-event regional qualifying series. Florida-area surf shops will compete for the opportunity to represent their region

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Transworld Skateboarding “Come Up Tour” Returns

Transworld Skateboarding “Come Up Tour” Returns

The Transworld Skateboarding “Come Up Tour”–the six-stop amateur contest series–is back CARLSBAD, Calif., May 19, 2016 – The TRANSWORLD SKATEBOARDING “Come Up Tour” (AKA: C.U.T.) is back in 2016 for its fourth consecutive year. The six-stop amateur skate contest series traverses the U.S. in search of the best, unsponsored skateboarders in the country. This year

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Results From First Ever Park Terrain Skating Global Series

Results From First Ever Park Terrain Skating Global Series

Russell, Barros, and Kowalski Take Top Three in First Ever Global Points Series in Park Terrain The first event of the world’s first terrain park skating global series kicked off this past weekend in Melbourne, Australia. This past Saturday, April 16th, at St. Kilda skate park, riders competed in the first event of the Vans

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Heritage Surf Shop Wins OSSC Regionals and Makes History

Heritage Surf Shop Wins OSSC Regionals and Makes History

Heritage Surf Shop Wins Northeast Oakley Surf Shop Challenge and Makes history as the First Regional Champion with Female team member CARLSBAD, Calif., April 15, 2016 – Five teams took over Manasquan, New Jersey, on Thursday April 14th to battle for a chance to represent the Northeast region in the National Championship of the Oakley